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METALS-Copper slips as China data reinforces demand worry

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Charles Beckett eventually bought out the other stockholders, including his father, and managed the company until his death in 1960. * Zinc stocks in LME… Read More

METALS-Copper drifts to 1-week low as U.S.-China tensions rekindled

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. LONDON, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Copper fell to its lowest level in a week on Wednesday after comments by U.S. President Donald Trump stoked more worries about… Read More

LME copper hits near 2-month high

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Industrial metals jumped across the board on Monday, with benchmark London copper hitting a near two-month high,… Read More

METALS-Copper gains as investors warily move back into riskier assets

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Copper and other metals extended gains on Thursday as investors bought riskier assets on speculation U.S. interest rates may be… Read More

Copper Declines on Tariff Worries

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Copper prices dropped Tuesday on fresh worries that a continued tariff fight between the world’s two largest economies will slow global growth and weaken demand for industrial… Read More

Copper Edges Lower as Investors Await Trade Update

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Copper prices edged lower on Monday as investors awaited an end-of-week meeting between President Trump and Chinese… Read More

METALS-Softer dollar, firm equities spur copper’s gains

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. * Strong support for copper at $6,150-$6,160 * Premium for zinc cash over 3-month at 21-year high (Recasts, adds comment, changes dateline from Singapore) By Pratima Desai… Read More

METALS-Signs of tight supply push copper and zinc towards weekly gains

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. (Updates prices) By Peter Hobson LONDON, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Copper was set to end the week 2.5 percent higher as signs of supply tightness supported prices,… Read More

The Case For Copper Is Extremely Strong

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. The midterm elections in the U.S. are mostly behind us — with the exception of a few recounts — the end result will be more… Read More

Supply Crunch Looms in Commodities Markets

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. A prolonged period of underinvestment by commodity producers is setting the stage for large price increases in… Read More